Dual Credit / A+ Information

Dual Credit

Sacred Heart offers several opportunities for students to take Dual Credit courses that give students both high school credit and college credit.  All dual credit courses are “weighted” when figuring grade point average.  Click THIS LINK to see which classes are Dual Credit and the University they are offered from.


CMU Dual Credit Course Requirements:

  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5
  • ACT Score on file


Use the links below to enroll in a CMU Dual Credit Course:

Application for Dual Credit Classes – CMU

Contract for Financial Responsibility – CMU

***For the Contract for Financial Responsibility, students should be logged in to MYCMU when they fill it out–this will cause the form to be linked to them in our system.  Returning students should have login information already.  New students should receive their login information via an automated email once they complete the application.


SFCC Dual Credit Course Requirements:

Cumulative GPA of 2.5

Math 114:  ACT Math 22-28 OR– Accuplacer AAF: 237-275

ENGL 101:  ACT English 18-36 –OR– Accuplacer Reading 250-300 / Accuplacer Writing 250-300


Use the links below to enroll in an SFCC Dual Credit Course:

READ FIRST — Instructions for Dual Credit Classes – SFCC

SIGN ELECTRONICALLY — Contract for Financial Responsibility – SFCC

*Note: The entire application process is done electronically with SFCC. Mrs. Buckley does not handle the paperwork.

Links to helpful resources

High School Course Offerings 2020-2021

Class Credit Categories 2020-2021

A+ Information

A+ is a program funded by the State of Missouri which provides scholarship funds to eligible graduates of an A+ designated high school who attend a participating public community college or vocational/technical school, or certain private two-year vocational/technical school.

Students must meet the following guidelines as outlined by the State:

  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Enter into a written agreement with the high school prior to graduation
  • 95 percent attendance (appeals can be made in cases of illness or injury)
  • Students must perform at least 50 hours unpaid mentoring or tutoring (25 percent may include job shadowing)
  • Maintain a record of good citizenship and avoid the unlawful use of drugs and/or alcohol.
  • Students must have achieved a score of 17 on the math portion of the ACT
  • Students must have at least a 2.5 grade point average
  • Must complete Federal Application for Student Financial Aid (that does not require repayment)

A+ Mentoring tracking sheet can be picked up outside Mrs. Buckley’s office.


ALL Paperwork MUST be returned to Mrs. Buckley (HS Counselor) the week before High School Graduation in order to qualify.


Questions should be directed to Mrs. Sherry Buckley; HS Counselor – sbuckley@gogremlins.com


A+ Forms

A+ Application for Sacred Heart School

A+ Mentoring Tracking Sheet